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Picket held at Saga offices

12 February 2014

Union representatives will be staging a protest today outside the Saga headquarters in Folkestone

More opportunities coming to a port near you

11 February 2014

High quality jobs and more investment will be coming in thick and fast at Dover as the port seals a deal with three others in Taiwan.

New office space for unlikely start ups

10 February 2014

A hub for new companies is the latest part of a charity initiative to get under-represented people into business.

Hundreds pay respects to Lord Kingsdown at memorial service

06 February 2014

Dignitaries including John Major and Lord Carrington packed into Canterbury Cathedral today, for a memorial service to the late Lord Kingsdown.

VIDEO: Apprenticeship campaign's royal seal of approval

05 February 2014

The Duke of York has visited Kent today to support an initiative by the KM Group to encourage more companies to hire an apprentice.

Call for action on late payments

05 February 2014

As figures reveal more than half of small businesses are being paid late by large companies, business leaders want the government to do more to help.

Union protest planned as Saga floats on stock exchange

04 February 2014

A workers' union is planning a protest outside Saga offices over the company's plan to float on the stock exchange.

A bright year for the Bay

30 January 2014

After years of false starts and big ideas, things are finally looking up in a seaside town.

Former BMW chief death ruled accident

23 January 2014

Former BMW motorsport chief Karl-Heinz Kalbfell died as a result of an accident at Brands Hatch, a coroner has ruled.

Big drop in county jobless toll

22 January 2014

The number of people claiming unemployment allowance across Kent has fallen by hundreds, figures out today reveal.

Unemployment rate drops to 7.1%

22 January 2014

UK economy boosted with the biggest ever quarterly increase in employment, according to latest figures.

Interest free loans scheme puts county "on the rise"

22 January 2014

A minister has hailed a funding programme for businesses which has lent nearly £20m to more than 50 companies since 2012.

From Bar maid... to B&B boss

19 January 2014

An ex-barrister has moved from prosecuting child rapists in a courthouse... to serving breakfasts in a guest house.

You're hired for the 500th time

17 January 2014

A teenager's new job is a landmark moment for an apprenticeship service.

Job fair comes to Dover for a second time

14 January 2014

Dover and Deal's MP Charlie Elphicke has organised a second job fair in Dover following the huge demand demonstrated last year.

From being 'covered in poo' to working in a suit

13 January 2014

A former sewage worker has transformed his life after setting up a jobseekers' website aimed exclusively at young people.

Youngsters prefer on-the-job training to further education

12 January 2014

Two young men chose vocation over education and snapped up places as apprentices.

Business boss moves to 'dream' role

11 January 2014

A well-known figure has announced she is quitting her job to take up a high-profile charity position.

Former Hornby boss steps down

09 January 2014

The model maker's former chief executive has left his role as deputy chairman with immediate effect after the appointment of two new board members.

Shake up on brewery board

09 January 2014

The reorganisation of Shepherd Neame into two trading arms has led to the resignation of one of its directors.

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